Several reproductive variables were independently linked to increased CVD risks.
Use of long-acting bronchodilators is linked to cardiovascular risks in patients with COPD.
MEV aortic valve replacement is noninferior to SEV aortic valve replacement in high-risk patients with aortic stenosis.
Addition of a new class of antihypertensive drugs to existing treatment greatly decreases SBP in previously medicated patients with HT.
The AAFP continues to use the 2014 JNC8 guideline instead of the 2017 AHA/ACC update.
Blood pressure decreases more than a decade before death in patients older than 60 years.
Increased frequency of television viewing may be linked to an increased risk for venous thromboembolism.
Many direct acting oral anticoagulants may be more beneficial than warfarin.
Treating patients with ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms with endovascular strategy over open repair may increase survival and decrease cost.
The AHA and ACC have released a new guideline that categorizes more US adults as hypertensive.
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, myocarditis, valvular heart disease, and dilated cardiomyopathy are among the most common causes.
Researchers sought to determine the risk of venous thromboembolism associated with use of testosterone treatment.
The AHA/ACC guideline updates the 2005 recommendations on PAD management.
PCSK9 inhibition produces incremental benefits on coronary disease progression in patients treated with statins.
Ambulatory high-dose intravenous diuretic therapy could be cost saving compared with hospitalization for intravenous loop diuretic therapy.
Caffeine consumption in patients with systolic heart failure does not induce arrhythmias both at rest and during physical exercise.
Foods fortified with folic acid are associated with a decrease in infants being born with congenital heart defects.
Patients who experience nocturia, or frequent urination during the night, may have increased mortality rates.
The American Heart Association has published a scientific statement that outlines which medications cause or exacerbate heart failure.
At 16 months, 30.3% of patients either died or experienced worsening heart failure.
Specific patient characteristics predicted the type of therapy more likely to be prescribed.
Coronary artery bypass surgery may lead to metabolic changes, causing new-onset diabetes.
The HEART pathway app provides doctors in the ED with a digital application an already proven method of assessment.
Non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants perform similarly to warfarin for patients with atrial fibrillation.
Incident events were most common in those within the lowest tertile of basline ALT serum.
The FDA warns that the antidiarrheal loperamide can lead to serious cardiac events when taken in high doses.
Antiretroviral therapy in HIV-positive patients did not decrease the progression of arterial inflammation.
Levonorgestrel, low-dose estrogen associated with lower risk for adverse vascular events among oral contraceptivesJune 04, 2016
Compared with other estrogen doses and progestogen types, low-dose estrogen with levonorgestrel had a decreased risk of adverse events.
Addressing factors that lead to lack of adherence to antihypertensive therapy in elderly patients is crucial to improving outcomes.
Deferred defibrillation was not associated with improved survival.